Ja'Marr Chase

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Ja'Marr Chase
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LSU Tigers – No. 1
PositionWide receiver
ClassSophomore
MajorSport administration
Career history
College
  • LSU (2018–present)
Bowl games
High schoolArchbishop Rummel
(Metairie, Louisiana)
Personal information
Born: (2000-03-01) March 1, 2000 (age 19)
Harvey, Louisiana
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight200 lb (91 kg)
Career highlights and awards

Ja'Marr Anthony Chase (born March 1, 2000) is an American football wide receiver for the LSU Tigers. As a sophomore in 2019, he led the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) in receiving yards and receiving touchdowns and won the Fred Biletnikoff Award as the country's best receiver. He was also unanimously named to the 2019 College Football All-America Team.

Early years[edit]

Chase attended Archbishop Rummel High School in Metairie, Louisiana.[1] During his career, he had 115 receptions for 2,152 yards and 30 touchdowns. He committed to Louisiana State University (LSU) to play college football.[2][3][4]

College career[edit]

As a true freshman at LSU in 2018, Chase played in all 13 games and made seven starts. He finished the season with 23 receptions for 313 yards and three touchdowns.[5] He returned as a starter in 2019. In a game against Vanderbilt he had 10 receptions for 229 yards and four touchdowns. At the end of the 2019 regular season, he was awarded the 2019 Fred Biletnikoff Trophy for being the best wide receiver in college football.[6]

College Statistics[edit]

Year Team Rec Yards Avg Long Rec TDs
2018 LSU 23 313 13.6 45 3
2019 LSU 84 1780 21.2 78 20
College Totals 107 2,093 19.6 78 23

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Walker, Rod (January 27, 2018). "Dream chaser: Rummel receiver Ja'Marr Chase stays humble despite wild recruiting ride". NOLA.com. Retrieved December 14, 2019.
  2. ^ Morale III, Amos (February 7, 2018). "Ja'Marr Chase, Rummel receiver, signs with LSU". NOLA.com. Retrieved December 14, 2019.
  3. ^ Kubena, Brooks (September 14, 2018). "Chasing Ja'Marr Chase: How LSU kept standout WR from fleeing Louisiana for Auburn". theadvocate.com. Retrieved December 14, 2019.
  4. ^ Hickey, Alex (April 1, 2018). "The reluctant Tiger: Why WR Ja'Marr Chase finally said yes to LSU". springfieldnewssun.com. Retrieved December 14, 2019.
  5. ^ Guilbeau, Glenn (October 3, 2019). "LSU's Chase has put offense in another gear; Lawrence re-injured, Thornton suspended". theadvertiser.com. Retrieved December 14, 2019.
  6. ^ Guileau, Glenn (September 22, 2019). "All Vanderbilt defenders could do was chase LSU wide receiver Ja'Marr ... Chase". Retrieved December 14, 2019.
  7. ^ {https://www.espn.com/college-football/player/_/id/4362628/jamarr-chase}

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